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Low Mileage 1989 RST smashes upper estimate at SWVA Jan 30th Sale

Fast Fords continue to impress, with the early sale by SWVA setting the precedent as this ’89 ‘RST’ crosses the block way ahead of it’s upper estimate:

1989 Ford Escort RS Turbo

Sold: £9,222

Upper Estimate: £8,000

Auction: South Western Vehicle Auctions

Date: Jan 30th 2015


This car was purchased new in Jersey by the vendor in 1989. The car comes with the original purchase invoice. You really have to see this car. It is 100% original, has never been painted and the wheels have never been touched (see pictures). Comes with the complete service pack which includes 9 service stamps up until 1998 after which the car has been maintained by J.White LTD, specialists in maintaining classic cars based in Wareham Dorset. 132 BHP at 5750 RPM. 0-60 in 8.3 seconds with a top speed of 125mph.

Condition: 1-2 Estimated sale price: £7000 – £8000
Reg number: G710SAA
Date of registration: 20-09-2005 (manufactured 1989)
Mileage: 36,000 (warranted)
MOT: 13-01-2016